The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 54 57 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Permanent jobs citing Retail 283 270 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.52% 4.49% 5.71%
As % of the General category 12.88% 12.13% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 246 194 295
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,300 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Retail
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2198 2226 3026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 35.12% 37.00% 40.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1740 1795 2574
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Retail
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail across the North West region.

Retail Salary Trend in the North West

Retail
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail across the North West region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Retail Salary Histogram in the North West

Retail
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +8 200 £42,500 +6.25% 51
Lancashire +15 34 £45,000 +25.87% 13
Cheshire -24 24 £32,500 -18.75% 21
Merseyside -10 8 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Retail.

1 169 (29.49%) Finance
2 168 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (20.77%) E-Commerce
4 101 (17.63%) SQL
5 92 (16.06%) HTML
6 85 (14.83%) Manufacturing
7 83 (14.49%) CSS
8 82 (14.31%) Banking
9 81 (14.14%) JavaScript
10 73 (12.74%) Stakeholder Management
11 71 (12.39%) Project Management
12 70 (12.22%) SAP
13 65 (11.34%) Microsoft
14 62 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
15 61 (10.65%) Java
16 60 (10.47%) PHP
16 60 (10.47%) Oracle
17 58 (10.12%) Continuous Improvement
18 56 (9.77%) SQL Server
18 56 (9.77%) Publishing
19 54 (9.42%) Web Development
20 53 (9.25%) Analytics
21 49 (8.55%) Business Intelligence
22 48 (8.38%) MySQL
22 48 (8.38%) Scrum
23 46 (8.03%) TDD
23 46 (8.03%) Big Data
23 46 (8.03%) jQuery
24 45 (7.85%) MVC
25 43 (7.50%) Degree

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (4.54%) WebSphere
2 19 (3.32%) Apache Spark
3 17 (2.97%) SAS
3 17 (2.97%) Tomcat
4 15 (2.62%) SharePoint
5 9 (1.57%) CMS
5 9 (1.57%) JBoss
5 9 (1.57%) WebLogic
6 7 (1.22%) Commerce Server
6 7 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.05%) Apache Solr
7 6 (1.05%) Jetty
7 6 (1.05%) MS Exchange
7 6 (1.05%) OpenStack
8 4 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.70%) Confluence
8 4 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.52%) WordPress
10 2 (0.35%) Apache
Applications
1 41 (7.16%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.44%) MS Project
3 13 (2.27%) MS Office
4 7 (1.22%) Photoshop
5 6 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.05%) SPSS
6 5 (0.87%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.35%) InDesign
8 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (5.24%) Magento
2 18 (3.14%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (1.92%) SAP CO
3 11 (1.92%) SAP FI
3 11 (1.92%) SAP FI/CO
3 11 (1.92%) SAP PM
3 11 (1.92%) SAP PP
4 8 (1.40%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (1.40%) SAP SD
5 4 (0.70%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 4 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
6 3 (0.52%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.17%) PeopleSoft CRM
7 1 (0.17%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.17%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.17%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.70%) SaaS
4 3 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (0.52%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.35%) AdWords
5 2 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.35%) IaaS
5 2 (0.35%) PaaS
6 1 (0.17%) GitHub
6 1 (0.17%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.40%) Firewall
2 7 (1.22%) VoIP
3 6 (1.05%) Network Security
3 6 (1.05%) Wireless
4 4 (0.70%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (0.52%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (0.52%) FTP
5 3 (0.52%) Internet
5 3 (0.52%) LAN
5 3 (0.52%) SAN
5 3 (0.52%) SSL
5 3 (0.52%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.52%) WAN
6 2 (0.35%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.17%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.17%) DMVPN
7 1 (0.17%) DNS
7 1 (0.17%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.17%) NFC
7 1 (0.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (9.77%) SQL Server
2 48 (8.38%) MySQL
3 46 (8.03%) Big Data
4 19 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (3.14%) NoSQL
6 16 (2.79%) Oracle Database
6 16 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (2.44%) Hadoop
8 12 (2.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (1.92%) Relational Database
10 10 (1.75%) MongoDB
11 9 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (1.57%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (1.05%) Couchbase
13 6 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (1.05%) Redis
13 6 (1.05%) Riak
14 5 (0.87%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 41 (7.16%) Git (software)
2 22 (3.84%) LSMW
3 18 (3.14%) JIRA
4 13 (2.27%) JUnit
5 12 (2.09%) Mockito
5 12 (2.09%) Visual Studio
6 9 (1.57%) Selenium
7 8 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (1.05%) Cucumber
8 6 (1.05%) Grunt
8 6 (1.05%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.05%) Subversion
9 5 (0.87%) Eclipse
9 5 (0.87%) JMeter
9 5 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (0.70%) Maven
11 3 (0.52%) Bitbucket
11 3 (0.52%) Calabash
11 3 (0.52%) Capybara
11 3 (0.52%) IntelliJ
General
1 169 (29.49%) Finance
2 85 (14.83%) Manufacturing
3 82 (14.31%) Banking
4 56 (9.77%) Publishing
5 40 (6.98%) Marketing
6 23 (4.01%) Telecoms
7 22 (3.84%) Billing
8 15 (2.62%) Retail Banking
9 11 (1.92%) Advertising
9 11 (1.92%) Games
9 11 (1.92%) General Ledger
9 11 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.05%) Electronics
10 6 (1.05%) Legal
11 3 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.35%) Back Office
12 2 (0.35%) Cantonese Language
12 2 (0.35%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.35%) Local Government
12 2 (0.35%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 150 (26.18%) Developer
2 110 (19.20%) Analyst
3 81 (14.14%) Consultant
4 50 (8.73%) Business Analyst
5 41 (7.16%) Project Manager
6 40 (6.98%) SAP Consultant
7 32 (5.58%) Architect
8 30 (5.24%) Senior Developer
9 29 (5.06%) Logistics Consultant
9 29 (5.06%) SAP Logistics Consultant
10 26 (4.54%) IT Manager
11 24 (4.19%) E-Commerce Analyst
11 24 (4.19%) Web Developer
12 22 (3.84%) Graduate
13 21 (3.66%) JavaScript Developer
14 20 (3.49%) Retail Business Analyst
15 19 (3.32%) Agile Business Analyst
15 19 (3.32%) PHP Developer
16 18 (3.14%) SAP MM Consultant
16 18 (3.14%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (16.06%) HTML
2 83 (14.49%) CSS
3 46 (8.03%) jQuery
4 33 (5.76%) .NET
5 31 (5.41%) AngularJS
6 29 (5.06%) EDI
7 27 (4.71%) XML
8 23 (4.01%) HTML5
9 16 (2.79%) CSS3
9 16 (2.79%) JSON
10 15 (2.62%) React
11 14 (2.44%) ASP.NET
12 13 (2.27%) WCF
13 12 (2.09%) RabbitMQ
13 12 (2.09%) Web Services
14 11 (1.92%) Hibernate
14 11 (1.92%) JDBC
14 11 (1.92%) Laravel
14 11 (1.92%) Spring
15 10 (1.75%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 62 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (5.93%) iPad
3 32 (5.58%) User Experience
4 13 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 13 (2.27%) Mathematics
5 12 (2.09%) Data Centre
5 12 (2.09%) Mobile App
6 11 (1.92%) Statistics
7 10 (1.75%) Computer Science
7 10 (1.75%) EPoS
8 9 (1.57%) Algorithms
9 8 (1.40%) FMCG
10 7 (1.22%) Psychology
10 7 (1.22%) Social Media
11 6 (1.05%) Credit Risk
12 5 (0.87%) Data Integration
12 5 (0.87%) Reference Data
12 5 (0.87%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.70%) iPhone
14 3 (0.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 35 (6.11%) Windows
2 32 (5.58%) Linux
3 17 (2.97%) Apple iOS
4 15 (2.62%) Android
5 10 (1.75%) Windows Server
6 9 (1.57%) Windows 7
7 8 (1.40%) Oracle Linux
7 8 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.05%) Windows 8
8 6 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.70%) Unix
10 3 (0.52%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.35%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.17%) AIX
12 1 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (20.77%) E-Commerce
3 73 (12.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 71 (12.39%) Project Management
5 58 (10.12%) Continuous Improvement
6 54 (9.42%) Web Development
7 53 (9.25%) Analytics
8 49 (8.55%) Business Intelligence
9 48 (8.38%) Scrum
10 46 (8.03%) TDD
11 45 (7.85%) MVC
12 38 (6.63%) Logistics
12 38 (6.63%) SDLC
13 37 (6.46%) Software Engineering
14 36 (6.28%) Business Analysis
15 35 (6.11%) Integration Testing
16 32 (5.58%) OO
17 31 (5.41%) Migration
17 31 (5.41%) Waterfall
18 30 (5.24%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 101 (17.63%) SQL
2 81 (14.14%) JavaScript
3 61 (10.65%) Java
4 60 (10.47%) PHP
5 37 (6.46%) C#
6 29 (5.06%) ABAP
7 25 (4.36%) Python
8 19 (3.32%) C
9 16 (2.79%) C++
9 16 (2.79%) T-SQL
10 8 (1.40%) Perl
11 7 (1.22%) R
11 7 (1.22%) VBA
12 6 (1.05%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.05%) Go
13 5 (0.87%) Ruby
14 4 (0.70%) Scala
15 3 (0.52%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.52%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.35%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 43 (7.50%) Degree
2 13 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (2.09%) PMI Certification
4 11 (1.92%) ISEB
5 10 (1.75%) PMP
6 9 (1.57%) CCNP
7 7 (1.22%) CISSP
7 7 (1.22%) PhD
8 6 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.87%) CCIE
9 5 (0.87%) CCNA
9 5 (0.87%) CCSA
9 5 (0.87%) CCSE
9 5 (0.87%) CCSP
9 5 (0.87%) CISM
9 5 (0.87%) MCSE
9 5 (0.87%) SANS
10 4 (0.70%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.49%) QA
2 14 (2.44%) SLA
3 12 (2.09%) Data Quality
4 9 (1.57%) COBIT
5 3 (0.52%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.35%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.17%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 7816
System Software
1 13 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.87%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.35%) Firmware
5 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (1.92%) Puppet
2 6 (1.05%) Ansible
2 6 (1.05%) Kibana
2 6 (1.05%) logstash
2 6 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.05%) Salt
3 5 (0.87%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.35%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.17%) Nagios
5 1 (0.17%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 70 (12.22%) SAP
2 65 (11.34%) Microsoft
3 60 (10.47%) Oracle
4 16 (2.79%) IBM
5 13 (2.27%) Cisco
6 10 (1.75%) Adobe
6 10 (1.75%) Google
7 8 (1.40%) CheckPoint
7 8 (1.40%) hybris
7 8 (1.40%) Teradata
7 8 (1.40%) VMware
8 7 (1.22%) ATG
8 7 (1.22%) HP
9 5 (0.87%) Fortinet
9 5 (0.87%) GoldenSource
9 5 (0.87%) Splunk
10 4 (0.70%) Apple
10 4 (0.70%) Informatica
10 4 (0.70%) Netezza
10 4 (0.70%) SolarWinds
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